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Pre-Budget 2019-2020 consultations: Meeting with Consumer Associations and other stakeholders

Pre-Budget 2019-2020 consultations: Meeting with Consumer Associations and other stakeholders
Date:May 13, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance--Business & Industry--Consumer Protection

GIS– 13 May, 2019: The last pre-budget consultative meeting, with representatives of consumer associations and other stakeholders was held, on 10 May 2019, in the Lunch Room of the National Assembly in Port Louis, under the chairmanship of the Prime


World Consumer Rights Day 2019: Series of activities to raise awareness on rights of consumers

World Consumer Rights Day 2019: Series of activities to raise awareness on rights of consumers
Date:March 15, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry--Consumer Protection

GIS - 15 March, 2019: A series of activities with the aim of raising awareness on the rights of consumers are being held from 15 to 17 March 2019 by the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Consumer Protection to mark World Consumer Rights Day, observ


Budget 2018-2019: Enhancing Consumer Welfare

Budget 2018-2019: Enhancing Consumer Welfare
Date:June 20, 2018|Domain:Consumer Protection--Economy & Finance

GIS – 20 June 2018: The enhancement of consumer welfare through stricter control on the quality of both locally produced and imported consumer goods as well as amendments of the regulations under the Hire Purchase and Credit Sale Act to remove any s


Enhancing the quality of life of citizens remains Government’s priority, says PM

Enhancing the quality of life of citizens remains Government’s priority, says PM
Date:February 23, 2018|Domain:Consumer Protection

GIS  – 23 February 2018: The welfare of the citizens, socioeconomic progress and infrastructural development of the country are the main priorities of Government for a modern Mauritius. To this end, Government is providing various measures and worki


Budget 2017-2018 Highlights: Measures towards developing industries and protecting consumers

Budget 2017-2018 Highlights: Measures towards developing industries and protecting consumers
Date:June 15, 2017|Domain:Economy & Finance--Consumer Protection

​GIS - 15 June, 2017: Industries have contributed significantly to economic growth, and further actions will be geared towards advancing the industries to new frontiers, diversifying their bases and modernising the sector, the Prime minister, Minist


Industry: Removal of Items Under the List of Controlled Goods at Export

Industry: Removal of Items Under the List of Controlled Goods at Export
Date:July 07, 2016|Domain:Consumer Protection

GIS - 07 July 2016: The Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Consumer Protection has embarked on the Single Window System which is an electronic platform based on international standards put up for the submission of applications, the processing and ap


Consumer protection and legal metrology: MoU to be signed with India

Consumer protection and legal metrology: MoU to be signed with India
Date:June 13, 2016|Domain:Consumer Protection--International Relations--Business & Industry

GIS - 13 June, 2016: The Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Consumer Protection will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in the field of consumer protection and legal metrology with the Government of the Republic of India. The MoU provides, a


Government announces reduction in selling prices of live goat and sheep

Government announces reduction in selling prices of live goat and sheep
Date:November 30, 2015|Domain:Consumer Protection

GIS - 30 November, 2015: From 7 December 2015 to 20 January 2016, consumers will pay Rs 185 and Rs 200 per kilo for live goat and sheep respectively, compared to Rs 300 per kilo for the same period last year, and to Rs 300 per pound, which is the pr


Budget 2015-2019: Consumer Protection high on the agenda

Budget 2015-2019: Consumer Protection high on the agenda
Date:April 03, 2015|Domain:Consumer Protection

​GIS - 3 Avril 2015: Government is laying much emphasis on the protection of consumers in the quest to address the issue with regards to Mauritians becoming more and more  a nation of consumers and much less a nation of producers of goods and servic


FSC Mauritius launches Consumer Education Website

FSC Mauritius launches Consumer Education Website
Date:November 25, 2014|Domain:Consumer Protection

​GIS – 25 November 2014: The Financial Services Commission, Mauritius (FSC) launched its Consumer Education Website yesterday at the  FSC House in Ebène. This is a new initiative under its Consumer Education and Financial Literacy Programme.   The